Joris Luijten graduated from Radboud University Nijmegen in 2007, focussing on matrimonial property law and the law of persons/family law. Joris spent six months of his studies at the Universities of Oslo and Bergen in Norway. He joined BANNING in 2008, where he works in all areas of the law of persons/family law. In March 2015 he completed the Legal Specialist Course in Family Law of the vFAS (Association of Family Lawyers and Divorce Mediators). Joris works both as a lawyer and as a divorce mediator. He is also a lecturer at several training institutes. In his spare time he is an enthusiastic sportsman. He has a passion for cycling and is a fanatic cyclist himself.